The Naija Mathematics Championship is an online practice and assessment platform put together by Dragnet Solutions Limited – Nigeria’s foremost job assessment company to multinationals like Shell, ExxonMobil and Chevron – and The Mathematics Laboratory Limited, owners of the Naija Mathematics-English Championship brands.   Both Dragnet and MathLab have been partners since 2014 in the teaching and  assessment of students in the two core subjects of Mathematics and English Language and have successfully organized two Championships in Mathematics and English Language and has celebrated and rewarded outstanding students, teachers and schools/principals…Continue Reading “Win Amazing Prizes at Naija Mathematics Championship”

  One of the most overlooked parts of a school is its dining hall. But when you look closer you will discover that a school’s dining hall can play a vital role in a student’s life. Most of the moments spent in the school are usually programmed to follow a particular pattern, however, lunchtime presents an opportunity for the learners to express themselves and interact with one another without the influence of a full-grown adult.   A student’s dining hall experience can affect his or…Continue Reading “Why You Should Care About The Dining Hall of Your Child’s School”

If you stay in a busy community like we do, then the chance is high that you need a creche to support you as you juggle between parenting and career growth. You can learn from the experiences of other parents when seeking to choose the right creche for your child; see the 8 simple rules below adapted from parents.com. 1. Pay Attention to Interactions When you’re visiting a creche, pay attention to how the staff interacts with the children. Ideally, a caregiver should be on the floor…Continue Reading “How to Choose a Creche”

Do your 2018 goals include choosing the right secondary school for your wards? SchoolsCompass is committed to helping you achieve your goals better. Find below the entrance examination dates of top schools in Nigeria. THE WHITE DOVE COLLEGE The White Dove College is a Day and Boarding school that provides an outstanding all-round education of international standard. We are committed to the pursuit of individual excellence with an emphasis on discipline, leadership training, high academic standards, moral and ethical values based on Christian principles.  The White Dove…Continue Reading “Entrance Examination Dates of Top Schools in Nigeria”

Is the ability to speak effectively important for teachers? The answer is a resounding yes. Professional educators keep themselves continuously on an upward learning curve. They know that in addition to regularly upgrading their technical competence, one critical skill that can greatly increase their effectiveness in the classroom and enhance their credibility is the ability to speak effectively. The ability to speak effectively is a pivotal skill required for almost facet of the teaching profession. Teachers depend on their verbal abilities to carry out their primary…Continue Reading “Top 4 Reasons Effective Speaking Skills are Important for Teachers by Esther Omodiagbe”

 Just Another Buzz Word? The education industry is always agog with one buzz word or the other; from Montessori to adaptive testing, e-learning, mobile learning, etc. Parents usually do not know (usually because they make little or no attempt to learn) know what these buzz words really mean but always expect schools to not only have the knowledge but also adapt them. This gives school leaders a lot to catch up on and increases the efforts required to not only keep up with trends but stay ahead of it. One…Continue Reading “What is Blended Learning and Which Model Works Best for Your School?”

With table loads of paper works, long list of interviewees, unending complaints from parents and an obvious need for more self-development, many school owners would be happy to have more than 24 hours in a day. Beyond school leaders’  obvious need for time management, teachers also require better time management strategies in coping with the complexities of the 21st century classroom and learners. Human beings and computers alike share the challenge of how to get as much done as possible in a limited time. Over the last fifty or…Continue Reading “3 Simple Steps to Managing Your Time More Effectively”

The education industry is increasingly becoming more competitive. More people are investing in staffing, facilities and operations making it increasingly difficult to stand out among other schools. Here are 6  ideas for preschool and schools adapted from a post by world-leading education strategist – Tausif Mulla  If you are planning to start your own preschool or looking for a franchise you need to keep in mind the below points before starting your own venture. Pricing Quality of teaching Brand recognition Activity calendar Communication skills of teachers Location…Continue Reading “6 Marketing Strategies for Schools”

RenMoney Nigeria MFB is making it easy for parents and guardians to get their children and/or wards #Back2school early and ready with a RenMoney School Fees Loan. RenMoney School Fees Loan is a credit facility that offers up to N4,000,000 quick cash loans at cheap rates to sort out back to school expenses. According to the MD/CEO RenMoney MFB Nigeria, RenMoney School Fees Loan was born out of a desire to address the high costs and associated panic that parents face when schools resume for a new term….Continue Reading “RenMoney Nigeria Makes Back2School Effortless With Affordable Loans”

At our last company retreat, we decided our priority was to ensure we deliver value (enrolment leads and top-notch education services) for schools on our platform. To do this, my role became more marketing than operational. I had one week to complete the development of a marketing strategy for my company and the entire team was waiting. Given that at SchoolsCompass, Research and Relationship are core in our value system, I was sure no amount of embellishment would make my marketing strategy accepted unless it…Continue Reading “5 Interesting Reasons Parents Gave For Withdrawing Their Children From Schools”